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Mandie and the Secret Tunnel; Kelli and the Exciting Read

Mandie and the Secret Tunnel is the first “real” book I remember reading. Of course I read picture books a la Eric Carle and Dr. Suess. 292 more words

Living With The Carruths

Day 4 - You Gotta Try in NY

Hi guys! I wrote this post once but then it got deleted :(. So this might be written a bit differently if you have already read this post before it got deleted. 597 more words


Growing Up Adventist-The Persecution Complex

This post is written as kind of a response to what I read in chapter 3, but I didn’t feel it really belonged in the main post. 697 more words

Number The Stars Chapter 3


Where is Mrs. Hirsch?

It is now October. There’s no fuel to heat homes, so people in Annemarie’s apartment building use wood stoves. Electricity is also being rationed, which is annoying because Ellen’s father is a teacher and can’t see to grade his students’ papers by candlelight. 1,148 more words

Newbery Medal Winner: Book 17

Title: Number the Stars
Author: Lois Lowry
Award: 1990 Newbery Medal Winner
Rating: 4 out of 5

Summary: Annemarie Joansen is a ten year old girl living in Copenhagen, Denmark at the beginning of the Nazi occupation.  202 more words

Number The Stars Chapter 1

This is a departure from the books I usually take on. However, I need a palate cleanser after those last two, especially if I’m going to tackle Project Sunlight. 2,286 more words

Number the Stars by Lois Lowry

Title: Number the Stars
Author: Lois Lowry
Published: 1989
Genres: Young Adult, Juvenile Fiction/Middle Grade, WW2, Historical Fiction

Goodreads: Ten-year-old Annemarie Johansen and her best friend Ellen Rosen often think of life before the war. 102 more words